Monday, April 5, 2004
The NCAA Championship game between Georgia Tech and Connecticut will be shown at Alexander Memorial Coliseum. This viewing party is for Georgia Tech students, faculty and staff only, and a Georgia Tech ID will be required for admission.
Alexander Memorial Colisuem gates will open at 8:00 p.m. to anyone with a Georgia Tech ID. Concession stands will be open and tip off for the NCAA Championship game is at 9:07 p.m.
Immediately following the game, Georgia Tech will host a block party at 8th Street and Fowler Street. Music, food, beverages, giveaways including signed paraphernalia, and fun will be on the agenda! A Georgia Tech ID is required for all events on campus Monday night, and all individuals must be prepared to show an ID if you leave and re-enter campus.
In order to prepare for tonight’s NCAA Championship game viewing at the Coliseum and the block party immediately following, the campus will be closed at 7 p.m. tonight, April 5, 2004. All cars must be removed from Fowler Street, between 8th and 10th Streets prior to 7:00 p.m. to accommodate the evening’s festivities.
Tuesday, April 6
Georgia Tech will host a celebration at the Coliseum to honor the team’s return from their national championship game. We expect the team to return to Atlanta sometime late Tuesday afternoon and the celebration will start Tuesday at approximately 5:30 p.m. The doors to the Coliseum will open at 4 p.m. and Monday’s championship game will be replayed in its entirety on the big screens without commercial interruption, as a warm-up to the event. Tuesday’s celebration will feature Wes Durham as MC and the entire men’s basketball team, the Pep Band and cheerleaders. Georgia Tech’s official sports radio station-790 the Zone- will be broadcasting live. The entire community is welcome for this event and no I.D. will be necessary for admission. Parking will be available in Peter’s Parking Deck and the O’Keefe Lot.